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Assistant Carpenter

Job Description

Carnival Cruise Line is the most popular cruise brand in North America and operates a fleet of ships designed to foster exceptionally safe, fun and memorable vacation experiences at an outstanding value. Our company is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment. Our focus is on continuous improvement and collaboration. Our employees have a responsibility to be accountable for all actions. We consider the environment in all aspects of our business and have a responsibility to put safety and sustainability first. We live and share a positive attitude that is based on fostering an environment of inclusion, trust, a willingness to listen, openness, and integrity. Doing this helps us to achieve our ultimate goal, which is to include FUN in everything we do!

Set sail on a new career with Carnival, and help us bring the FUN to life aboard one of our fantastic vessels! We’re looking for dedicated individuals to join us as Assistant Carpenters!  


As part of our amazing Engine Team Assistant Carpenters are responsible for maintaining the wood structures in the Guest and Crew areas. Assisting with refurbishment and new installation in crew areas and Responding to work orders and repair requests the helping to maintain the ship so our guests can enjoy their vacation. Assistant Carpenters work alongside the Team Leader and Facilities Maintenance Manager and are a vital part of the Technical team who work hard behind the scenes to keep everything working and looking pristine.  

Your Responsibilities and Tasks: What will you be doing? 

  • Assisting the Maintenance Team Leader in the routine maintenance and refurbishing work 
  • Assisting the Facility Maintenance Manager with fast repair service, as required 
  • Undertaking jobs to provide help to the Masons, Joiners, and Upholsterers.
  • Collaborating with Maintenance Team to prepare inventories and verifying that available material is correct and sufficient to provide requested intervention
  • Keeping working space / laboratory clean and tidy in order to preserve all equipment from damage
  • Ensuring all necessary tools are at disposal as per Company's rules
  • Ensuring that all aspects of the company's environmental policies and safety procedures are applicable to his/her job tasks,
  • Attend all Safety drills and training as required.  
  • Any other reasonable task assigned by the FMM or Staff Chief Engineer.  

Minimum Requirements: What do you bring to the table? 

  • High School Diploma, Technical training - Carpentry, Woodwork
  • Proven working experience as Carpenter
  • Basic STCW Trainings
  • English Language proficiency
  • Ability to work well with a team

We are not currently recruiting for the job.